Wednesday, May 11, 2011

civil war celebration in penn yan

Here's an activity that is different and unique that you might enjoy on Sunday, May 14… Keuka Rifles Day... 
commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the first group of men off to the Civil War from Yates County. 
Events around town include: ceremony and parade- 9:30 a.m.; activities and chicken barbeque at Firemen's Field-11 a.m.; grand opening of Civil War Museum Exhibit-1 p.m.; and free concert Sat. 7 p.m.-Civil War era music. 

Location: Begins at Old Courthouse steps Main Street. 
City: Penn Yan, NY 
Phone: 315 536-7318 
Contact: www.yatespast.org